Drama Online - About Drama Online

About Drama Online

Drama Online is an award-winning digital library from Bloomsbury, the world's leading drama publisher. Our exclusive imprints, Methuen Drama and The Arden Shakespeare, are joined by playtext and streaming content from world-renowned partners including the National Theatre, the Royal Shakespeare Company, Shakespeare’s Globe, Stratford Festival, TCG Books, L.A. Theatre Works and many more.

This fast-growing resource is now available to millions of users in several hundred institutions across the globe. It offers over 4,700 playtexts, 800 hours of video, 450 audio plays, 650 scholarly books and over 30 volumes of major reference works.


  • Diverse content and traditionally underrepresented writers: Key collections include Oberon Books, Shakespeare Globe to Globe on Screen, the upcoming Global Plays Collection and more. Visit our Writers of Colour page to explore nearly 100 selected plays.
  • Unlimited simultaneous video streaming: Watch, read, listen and learn in one space, from anywhere.
  • Resources to meet your institution’s needs: Choose the collections that best meet your course and research needs.

Below you can download a full title list of all playtexts, audio, video, and books and find out how to take a free trial of Drama Online.

All Playtext Collections

All Video Collections

All Book Collections

All Audio Collections